The City of Crawfordsville, Indiana

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Instruction on Applying for Handgun License

The Police Department processes applications for handgun license for residents that live within the Crawfordsville city limits, all other citizens must apply at their local Police Department.

Paper applications are no longer accepted, you must apply online at  After completing application call 765-362-3762, ext. 224 to schedule an appointment. Bring valid photo I.D., proof of fingerprinting and local fees to your appointment.

When paying the application fee online all fingerprints must be submitted electronically, schedule through MorphoTrust at

Process must be completed within 90 days or you must submit a new online application.

If you are mailing a money order for the application fee to the Indiana State Police you may have fingerprints taken locally during office hours at a cost of $5.00 per print card.

Local fees may be paid in cash or money order. Cash must be exact amount and Money Orders should be made payable to "City of Crawfordsville". State fees should be made payable to "State of Indiana".

Firearms Licensing Fee Schedule can be found at:

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